Marion Joan Carpenter “Grandma”, of League City, Texas passed away Thursday, October 13, 2016 at the age of 92. She was born January 7, 1924 in Hastings, Michigan to Hebert and Maud Cook. Marion is preceded in death by her parents Hebert and Maud Cook, husband George R. Carpenter, son William “Bill” Carpenter and brother Leslie Cook. She is survived by her daughter Becky Ann Wrobleski, brother David Cook and wife Alice, nieces Kathy Cook and Suzanne Cook, grandchildren David Wrobleski and his wife Jennifer, Jeff Wrobleski and great granddaughter Angelina Wrobleski and many more loving family and friends. Marion was generous in spirit, always with a glass half full attitude. Being the eternal optimist, it provided encouragement for those around her. She always had a smile on her face that will forever remain in our hearts. There will be a graveside service Monday, October 17, 2016, 10 a.m. at Mount Olivet Cemetery, 7801 Gulf Freeway, Dickinson, Texas.